Sweet Sorbet

Today I thought we’d take a look at recipes for a very summer treat, sorbet!

Simply Sorbet:

Strawberry sorbet

Mango sorbet

Dark chocolate sorbet

Tangerine sorbet

Papaya sorbet

Peach sorbet

Raspberry sorbet

Hibiscus sorbet

Berry sorbet

Grapefruit sorbet

Coconut sorbet with cashew crunch

Concord grape sorbet

Concord grape and lavender sorbet

Lychee and lemongrass sorbet

Asian pear sorbet

Mojito sorbet

Basil lime sorbet

Basil limoncello sorbet

Key lime sorbet

Melon sorbet

Tropical watermelon sorbet

Acai banana sorbet

Pina colada sorbet

Sorbet Surprises:

Whipped sorbet

Watermelon sorbet

Tropical sorbet terrine

Raspberry and lemon sorbet floats

Sparkling grapefruit sorbet floats

Raspberry sorbet trio

Lemon raspberry sorbet cake

Sorbet shots

What are your favorite sorbet creations and flavors?


Loving Lobster

Today we’re going to take a look at a summer favorite, lobster!

Truffled lobster mac and cheese

Lobster roatan

Lobster galette

Lobster newburg

Lobster ravioli with lobster vinaigrette

Lobster and corn chowder

Spaghetti with lobster fra diavolo

Lobster and fennel pot pie

Spicy lobster linguine

Maine lobster and corn chowder

Lobster shepherd’s pie

Fresh mango and lobster spring rolls

Lobster salad cocktail

Baked stuffed lobstser

Lobster paella

Lobster tails thermidor

Lobster mac and cheese

Lobster and potato salad

Lobster rolls

Brown butter risotto with lobster

BLT lobster rolls

Creole shrimp and lobster bisque

Southwest lobster roll

Shrimp and lobster key lime

Lobster pot pie

Lobster and shells

What’s your favorite way to eat and cook lobster?

Blueberry Bliss

Today we’re going to take a look at another summer inspired ingredient, blueberries!

Muffins, Scones and Breads:

Blueberry muffins

Whole wheat blueberry muffins

Blueberry flax muffins

Blueberry, oat, and chia seed muffins

Ginger blueberry muffins

Blueberry bran muffins

Blueberry sourdough muffins 

Vegan blueberry muffins

Gluten free blueberry muffins

Blueberry scones

Cornmeal blueberry scones

Blueberry bran bread

Blueberry, coconut and banana bread

Pies, Tarts and Cakes:

Blueberry buckle coffeecake

Blueberry breakfast cake

Blue ribbon blueberry pie

Blueberry coffeecake with lemon streusel

Blueberry key lime tart

Blueberry ice cream pie

Whole wheat chocolate blueberry cake

Gluten free blueberry coffeecake

Other Tasty Treats:

Blueberry hand pies

Red, white and blue blondies

Blueberry cream cheese rolls

Blueberry pankcakes

Blueberry ricotta pancakes

Blueberry dutch pancakes

Sparkling rose blueberry floats

Blueberry bonanza bars

Blueberry walnut twirls

Blueberry cream cheese pastries

Blueberry sour cream dessert

Blueberry jam

Blueberry pops

Gluten free blueberry hand pies

What are your favorite blueberry recipes?

Celebrating Cherries

Today we’re taking a look at a patriotic fruit, the cherry!

Breads, scones and muffins:

Cherry almond muffins

Spiced cherry breakfast ring

Cherry cream bread pudding

No knead chocolate cherry pecan bread

Cherry scones

Cobblers, crisps, cakes and pies:

Cherry crisp

Cherry clafouti

Cherry pie

Pear and sour cherry pie

Cherry almond cake

Cherry sheet cake

Sour cherry pie

Cherry pie with almond crumble

Sour cherry crumb cakes

Cherry cobbler

Other sweet treats:

Tart cherry ice cream

Frangipane cherry tarts

Cherry tuiles

Lemon cherry trifle

Cherry turnovers

Cherry pinwheels

Cherry gelato 

Coconut, cherry and chocolate oatmeal cookies

Cherry cream cheese tarts

Sweet cherry slushy cups

Walnut and dried cherry bars

Other meals:

Almond breakfast risotto with dried fruit

Grilled tilapia with cherry salsa

Cherry chicken spirals

Ham with 5 spice cherry sauce

Pork chops with brandied cherry sauce and zucchini with walnuts


Bing cherry mojitos

Cherry julep

White sangria cherries and nectarines

Cherry berry smoothies

What are your favorite cherry recipes?

Fantastic Fudge

Today for a summer sweet treat we’re going to take a look at fudge recipes!



Candied cherry opera


Orange cream

Double decker layered 

Salted caramel

Espresso toffee



Creamy cranberry



Rocky road

Maple bourbon

Chocolate fudge with pretzels


Birthday cake white chocolate

Peanut butter 

Chocolate peanut butter

Peanut butter and jelly

White chocolate peppermint

Triple chocolate peppermint

Peppermint tuxedo

Triple chocolate pecan

Chocolate walnut

Double almond marshmallow

Cinnamon chocolate

Making it:

Microwave fudge

5 minute fudge

What’s your favorite fudge?

I Choose Cheesecake!

With the cheerful summer sun outside my window I thought today we’d take a look at a sweet treat that’s good in the summer time (and any time of year), cheesecake!

NY cheesecake

New York style cheesecake with chocolate crust

Ricotta cheesecake

Sour cream cheesecake

Low fat cheesecake

Greek yogurt cheesecake

Gluten free cheesecake

Special treats:

Vanilla bean cheesecake bars

Mini cheesecakes

Cheesecake in a jar

Chocolate cheesecake brownies

Sweetheart cheesecakes

Mini chai latte cheesecakes

Chocolate cheesecakes with raspberry topping

Cheesecake strawberry shortcakes

No bake s’mores cheesecake

No bake lemon Oreo cheesecake

Mini cheesecake cones

Mexican sundae cheesecake bars

Lime cheesecake pops

Strawberry cheesecake tartlets

Pumpkin cheesecake crunch bites

Raspberry swirl cheesecake cupcakes

Cherry cheesecake shooters


Chocolate cheesecake

Lime cheesecake

Vanilla cheesecake 

Raspberry cheesecake

Vanilla orange cheesecake

Caramel pecan cheesecake

Caramel chocolate cheesecake with praline pecans

Pumpkin cheesecake with gingersnap crust

Irish whiskey cheesecake

Maple pecan cheesecake

Buttermilk dulce de leche cheesecake

Coconut cheesecake

Eggnog cheesecake

Margarita cheesecake

Passion fruit cheesecake tart

What’s your favorite way to enjoy cheesecake?

Cheering for Summer Corn

Today we’re looking at one of my favorite summer foods, corn!

Tex mex mac and cheese

White chili with cornbread

Zesty cornbread

Corn and bacon spoon bread

Farmer’s market pizza

Corn and green chili muffins

Corn stars

Corn fritters

Shrimp and corn fritters with red pepper sauce

Steamed clams and corn

Fresh corn and chicken chowder

Butternut squash and corn chowder

Sweet corn soup with toasted corn guacamole

Oven roasted chile butter corn

Curried corn

Charred corn guacamole with corn chips

Corn salsa

Grilled corn and bean salsa with baked corn chips

Pappardelle with corn

Hot corn dip

Corn and mushroom risotto

Grilled corn with lime and chile

Raw corn and zucchini salad

Poblano chiles stuffed with corn and Monterey jack cheese

Skillet corn, edamame and tomatoes in basil oil

Sweet corn with baby beets and basil

Corn and zucchini saute with basil

What are your favorite corn dishes?